Shedd Aquarium In Chicago

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Trekient had the opportunity to visit the Shedd Aquarium.  It’s an indoor public aquarium in Chicago, Illinois in the United States that opened on May 30, 1930. The aquarium contains 32,000 animals, and was for some time the largest indoor aquarium in the world with 5,000,000 US gallons of water. It seems as if they are constantly updating exhibits, adding […]

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Legacy Trail Sarasota, FL

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The Legacy Trail is a 12.5-mile (20.1 km) multi-use recreational trail in Sarasota County, Florida running between Sarasota near Palmer Ranch and Venice. The rail trail is part of the former Seminole Gulf Railway corridor. The land was purchased by the county in 2004 and formally opened to the public on March 28, 2008 Trail Hours and Rules Open year round from 6 a.m. – sunset. The Legacy Trail, parking areas and accesses are dog friendly. […]

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Best Craft Beer Breweries in Amsterdam

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While Amsterdam is known for “Coffee Shops”, it often overshadows the fantastic selection of craft beers that cannot be found anywhere in the United States.  And no, we’re not talking about Heineken, although the tour was quite impressive! Covering everything from creative young local breweries to established tasting houses and well-stocked craft beer bars, Amsterdam’s craft and speciality beer game […]

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Wrigley Field Tour

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Stroll through the home of the Chicago Cubs and get the chance to see what happens behind the scenes of the Friendly Confines. Learn the storied history of Wrigley Field or observe the grounds from the best views in the house. Guided tours are offered on game days and non-game days starting in March. NON-GAME DAY TOURS: Guided tours may […]

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Phi Phi Islands Speedboat Tour in Krabi

Phi Phi Islands Speedboat Tour in Krabi

This was a big highlight when visiting Krabi! You get to see all of the island, swim, and even have a great lunch which is included. Experience the barefoot lifestyle and tropical landscape of the Phi Phi Islands in the Andaman Sea on a full-day tour from Krabi. Swim with colorful fish at Lohsamah and Monkey Bay, snorkel among coral […]

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Tab Kak Hang Nak Hill Nature Trail

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If you want to go for a couple hour hike up a mountain trail and see amazing views from 500 vertical meters (1,500+ feet) you should climb this mountain! TheThe trail is well-marked and it’s not easy to get lost. At the finish is the most amazing view maybe you’ve ever seen in your life. Krabi has a lot of […]

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Friendship Canal Cruise in Amsterdam

Friendship Amsterdam Canal Cruises Enjoy Amsterdam in a way the locals do, with Friendship’s exclusively designed, fully sustainable electrical boats. An organization built by two friends with the biggest crush on water sports and boats named their company ‘Friendship’ after the relationship between the two and after the first boat they built together. They also believe that ‘Friendship isn’t about […]

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Chicago Skydeck – 1,353 Above The Windy City!

Chicago has a rich history with a vast amount of landmarks, restaurants, and museums to explore when visiting.  But there is one attraction that is a must-see!  The Skydeck sits high above the city of Chicago in the Willis tower at 1,353 feet on the 103rd floor.  It’s the second tallest building in the United States and provides unprecedented views […]

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